Megan Castricum Placed

College voetbalbeurs Amerika Megan

Date of birth:
Year of grad:



Available Fall 2021



Fall 2020
Fall 2020
Fall 2020

Country: The Netherlands
Height: 5'8 ft
Weight: 136 lbs

Personal and academic information

Megan Castricum is a 18-years-old girl, who lives with her parents, two brothers and one little sister in Castricum, the Netherlands . She is a hardworking, ambitious individual who is always eager to learn new things and is up for every challenge.

She is currently in her senior year of high school (VWO level) and she is expected to graduate in June 2021. She is scheduled to take her SAT and TOEFL in Fall of 2020. After graduating in June 2021, it is her dream to play college soccer in America.

Athletic achievements  

Megan started playing soccer in a boys team at her hometown club FC Castricum when she was 5 years old. At the age of 11 she transferred to V.V. Reigerboys, where she played for the first U-15 girls team that played at the highest junior level. That season she won the Dutch national championship in addition to winning  the regional championship and the Royal Dutch Soccer cup (KNVB Beker). She has won the regional girls championship for four consecutive years and de Royal Dutch Soccer cup (KNVB Beker) a total of 2 times. 

At the age of 14 she started playing for professional soccer academy Telstar soccer where she played the Academy Cup (playing against teams as KAA Gent, Pec Zwolle and Borussia Monchengladbach). After 2 years she went to the professional soccer academy of VV Alkmaar where she has been training with the U-17 team for 2 years. In addition she continued to play for V.V. Reigerboys and made her debut ( at the age of 15) for the first women’s team that plays at the third highest women’s level in the Netherlands (hoofdklasse). Last season she became a starter for the first women’s team of V.V. Reigerboys. 

Megan is a technical, creative and dynamic left footed midfielder that also has an excellent shot with her right foot. She is a left midfielder who can also play as a left winger due to her speed. She is a true box-to-box player who gives (cross) passes offensively but also helps out defensively. She is physically in excellent condition and has a real winners mentality. She is a real team player and encourages other teammates on the field.